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Industry Events

Giveaways, initiatives help build momentum for the The Collective


(NEW YORK) - With Las Vegas Market Week just weeks away, momentum for The Collective, the comprehensive trade show event that includes AGTA GemFair™ Las Vegas, the Las Vegas Antique Jewelry and Watch Show and PREMIER™, continues to build. To take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC), May 30th to June 3rd, The Collective is introducing a number of initiatives, both as a group and independently within each show, that are intended to drive traffic and create incredible energy and excitement on the show floor. One badge will give attendees access to all three shows, which are all taking place in the South Hall of the LVCC.

JA National Convention to feature Diamond Detection Lab

Interactive lab part of a two-day education program

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA) has announced the first annual Jewelers of America National Convention, an education-focused executive forum open to jewelry professionals, will prominently feature an interactive Diamond Detection Lab. The Convention will take place July 28-29, 2019, at the InterContinental New York Barclay in New York City.

Jewelers International Showcase to launch new event in San Diego

Slated for November 2-4, 2019

(NORWALK, Conn.) - Jewelers International Showcase (JIS) and Reed Exhibitions officially announced the launch of a brand new jewelry trade show to take place on the West Coast this Fall 2019. The new show, named JIS Delivery - San Diego, will run November 2 - 4, 2019 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California. 

PREMIER™ team fosters community among designers Casual “Meet Ups” give designers opportunity to connect

(NEW YORK) - While thousands in the jewelry and gem industry descended on Tucson in February, many designers, brands and retailers participated in the NY NOW show in New York City. The PREMIER team took advantage of the two collective gatherings of PREMIER X Designer exhibitors to organize casual “meet ups” in both New York City and Tucson. New York, Sales and Designer Consultant for PREMIER, Liz Kantner, met up with several designers who were exhibiting at NY NOW and the rest of the PREMIER sales team got together with designers who were shopping for gemstones in Tucson for a cocktail event.